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Candidates questioned on big issues from a rural perspective
'We must speak': MLK Day event shares vitality of King's legacy
Breast-feeding advocates: Chick-fil-A flap exposes inadequacies of ND law
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
Dayton, Smith criticize 'savages,' Trump during MLK Day event
crime and courts
Lead singer of the Cranberries dies at age 46
Mark Wahlberg to donate $1.5 million salary to anti-sexual harassment group #TimesUp
Mystic Lake cancels Super Bowl pop-up nightclub: shows planned for space will move inside casino
Zac Brown Band coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis
Jamestown library plans Louis L'Amour display
Is that yogurt really healthy? Here's what to know.
Giant chocolate chip cookies and the lessons kids learn on the farm
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
Jessie Veeder: How to define a good life
Roth finds scoring touch in UMD's sweep of Colorado College
Monday's local scoreboard
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
Minnesota erupts in OT to win at Penn State
Vikings stay up late to watch replays of Diggs' miraculous catch
Esther Mae Egeland Doble
Irene A. Elshaug
Outdoors Notebook: North Dakota Game and Fish to offer 502 nonresident archery tags
A stringer of success: Longtime Devils Lake fishing tourney organizer will reel in 34th year
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Siskins may be plain birds, but they're never dull
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Commentary: Environmentalists move the goal posts on North Dakota refinery
Letter: Westward expansion needs more research
Letter: Not everyone finds a partner in Zinke
Lloyd Omdahl : Will medical pot go up in smoke?
Letter: Still disappointed by course closure
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
December 31, 2017
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: North Dakota Game and Fish Department honors employees, Billy Dougherty named to Fishing Hall of Fame of Minnesota etc.
Game and Fish honors employees The North Dakota Game and Fish Department recently honored several employees with performance-based awards. Game and Fish Director Terry Steinwand presented the awards Dec. 7 at the department's annual staff meeting in Bismarck. Employees honored were:...
December 31, 2017 - 6:07am
September 23, 2017
Voice for the rivers: 'Waterway Jay' quits his job to paddle Minn.'s 4,500 miles of water trail
JORDAN, Minn. — Jay Gustafson quit the job he loved and hit the trail. We should say trails, as in Minnesota's water trails. He intends...
September 23, 2017 - 10:13am
June 29, 2017
After 5 years, search continues for missing Minnesota pilot and plane
DULUTH, Minn. — Michael Arthur Bratlie was a seasoned pilot with thousands of hours of flying time when he left for a round-trip sightseeing...
June 29, 2017 - 9:00am
IRS shuts down Ely's longest-running canoe outfitter business
ELY, Minn. — Ely's oldest operating canoe-outfitting business has been shut down by the Internal Revenue Service for nonpayment of taxes,...
June 29, 2017 - 8:55am
February 2, 2017
Wilderness supporters rally against Nolan for pro-copper stance
DULUTH -- Supporters of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness protested in front of U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan’s Duluth office Thursday, Feb....
February 2, 2017 - 1:54pm
October 9, 2012
Forest Lake, Minn., couple die in Boundary Waters canoe accident
Two people were found dead Sunday near a capsized canoe in a lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, the Cook County Sheriff's Office reported Monday. According to the sheriff's office, two people canoeing on Alton Lake discovered a capsized canoe and two bodies. Police...
October 9, 2012 - 8:24am
September 11, 2012
Boundary Waters-area lake closure lifted, fire restrictions remain in efftect
While all reported wildfires in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness were reported to be controlled, contained or extinguished over the...
September 11, 2012 - 3:29pm
September 5, 2012
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness fire still burning
A fire in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness about 12 miles northwest of Ely continued to slowly grow Tuesday. The Cummings Lake fire is now estimated to have burned across about 40 acres, Becca Manlove, spokeswoman for the Kawishiwi Ranger District of the Superior National...
September 5, 2012 - 7:30am
March 4, 2012
After the fire: Boundary Waters dogsled trip satisfying in many ways
BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA WILDERNESS, Minn. -- Stu McEntyre hadn't been up this way in a long time. Nor had I. We had parked our rigs just off...
March 4, 2012 - 12:00am
September 17, 2011
Little change in BWCA fire, but officials concerned about weather
Superior National Forest officials on Friday banned all types of outdoor fires across the entire forest as they expect an influx of campers and...
September 17, 2011 - 9:18am
June 11, 2011
Man reported missing in Boundary Waters
A search was under way for a 25-year-old man missing in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, the Cook County Sheriff's Office said Friday night. Authorities said Ty D. Sitter of Janesville, Wis., was last seen fishing in a canoe by himself at 7 p.m. Thursday on Swan Lake. His...
June 11, 2011 - 10:21am
April 24, 2010
Record early ice-out offers head start to wilderness paddling
ON KNIFE LAKE, BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA WILDERNESS -- The moose paused on a rock spit between the Isles of Pines and considered us carefully....
April 24, 2010 - 9:15pm